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Health Care Provider
Health Care & Medicine
Manager of Transfusion Medicine
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UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
Under the supervision of the Director of Laboratory Operations, the Manager of Transfusion Medicine is responsible, on a twenty-four hour basis, for administrative, programmatic and personnel management, development, productivity, materials management and regulatory compliance for the Transfusion Medicine Laboratory. This includes the Blood Bank and Component Processing Laboratory. The Manager's broad operational scope involves direct contact and varied relationships on multiple departmental and organizational levels. The Manager, through visible and professional leadership, demonstrates and promotes interdisciplinary collaboration and cooperation. The Manager maintains open, collaborative, responsive and consultative working relationships with the staff and Faculty of the Department in assuring the delivery of optimal service and quality patient care in a cost effective manner.

Job Qualifications
The following are required: Current California Clinical Lab Scientist license, SBB preferred. Five years recent experience in technical aspects of Transfusion Medicine Laboratory. The Manager demonstrates experience in managing and directing the operation of a large organization; The Manager develops, operationalizes and monitors budgets within guidelines established by the department and ensures that the unit functions cost effectively while producing a quality service or product; The Manager has responsibility for ensuring compliance with all pertinent laws, regulations, ordinances, requirements, and standards relating to safety, human resources, accreditation, permitting, licensure, and certification; The Manager demonstrates skill in resolving complex personnel issues which involve interpretation and application of established policies and procedures, managerial analysis and decision making; The Manager demonstrates experience in supervising staff to include organizing workflow to accomplish objective, delegating responsibility, training, evaluating employee performance and discipline; The Manager demonstrates skill in communicating verbally to make group presentations as well as one -to-one basis with persons at all levels of the organization; The Manager demonstrates writing skills; The Manager demonstrates experience in interacting diplomatically in order to mediate personnel conflicts, negotiate and exchange ideas to arrive jointly at decisions and solutions. The Manager facilitates the delivery of high quality, efficient, cost effective and relevant clinical services; The Manager assures that the unit maintains a patient/customer/client focus.

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.